Cubs sweep Mustangs, Comets at home

Story and photos by Joe Randleman
Cubs sweep Mustangs, Comets at home

TAMA - The Nevada wrestling team suffered through a winless day at the South Tama Dual Tournament Saturday in Tama as the Cubs went 0-4 on the day.

Nevada (2-4) put up solid fights against Dubuque Wahlert and Vinton-Shellsburg before coming up short by respective scores of 47-30 and 47-23. The Cubs struggled against South Tama, losing 52-15, and could get nothing going in an 82-0 setback versus an Independence team rated just outside the top 10 in Class 2A.

Nevada picked up three pins and two forfeits against Wahlert.

At 113 pounds Cale Dumbaugh pinned Wahlert’s Alex Hingtgen in two minutes, 49 seconds. Wayne Beard gave Nevada a win by fall in 3:06 over Wahlert’s Connor Lang at 132 and Alex Peebles stuck the Golden Eagles’ Zach Kemp in 3:45 at 182.

Dennis Garcia (126) and Emilio Saldana (138) received the forfeit wins for Nevada versus Wahlert.

The Cubs received one victory by technical fall versus Vinton-Shellsburg. They also had three wins by forfeit.

Saldana earned Nevada’s lone victory on the mat versus Vinton-Shellsburg by scoring an 18-2 technical fall over Brayden Laton at 138. Luke Durkop (170), Peebles and Hunter Beard (285) received the Cub forfeit wins.

Against South Tama, Peebles won by fall and Hunter Beard picked up a victory by decision. Peebles pinned the Trojans’ Taylor Boldt in 2:44 at 182 and Beard edged Andrew Peters by a 9-7 score at 220.

Dumbaugh added a win by forfeit at 113 versus South Tama.

Independence overpowered Nevada by delivering seven pins and two victories by technical fall. The Mustangs also received five forfeits.

Vinton-Shellsburg 47, Nevada 23

106 pounds - Luke Radeke (VS) won by forfeit; 113 - Carter Weeks (VS) won by fall over Cale Dumbaugh (N), 1:22; 120 - Brock Radeke (VS) won by forfeit; 126 - Navon Dunlap (VS) won by technical fall over Dennis Garcia (N), 22-7; 132 - Scott Betterton (VS) won by fall over Wayne Beard (N), 1:54; 138 - Emilio Saldana (N) won by technical fall over Brayden Laton (VS), 18-2; 145 - Nick Hyland (VS) won by fall over Luke Ferguson (N), 1:52; 152 - Dylan Wagner (VS) won by fall over Jay Calentine (N), 0:10; 160 - Kort Johnson (VS) won by forfeit; 170 - Luke Durkop (N) won by forfeit; 182 - Alex Peebles (N) won by forfeit; 195 - Double forfeit; 220 - Double forfeit; 285 - Hunter Beard (N) won by forfeit.

Dubuque Wahlert 47, Nevada 30

106 - Liam Dolehide (DW) won by forfeit; 113 - Dumbaugh (N) won by fall over Alex Hingtgen (DW), 2:49; 120 - Double forfeit; 126 - Garcia (N) won by forfeit; 132 - W. Beard (N) won by fall over Connor Lange (DW), 3:06; 138 - Saldana (N) won by forfeit; 145 - Anthony Dudek (DW) won by fall over Ferguson (N), 1:11; 152 - Grant Oberfoell (DW) won by fall over Calentine (N), 0:12; 160 - Boone McDermott (DW) won by forfeit; 170 - Kolton Barton (DW) won by fall over Durkop (N), 1:58; 182 - Peebles (N) won by fall over Zach Kemp (DW), 3:45; 195 - Declan Duffy (DW) won by forfeit; 220 - John Patrick (DW) won by technical fall over H. Beard (N), 15-0; 285 - Blake Bradley (DW) won by forfeit.

South Tama 52, Nevada 15

106 - Double forfeit; 113 - Dumbaugh (N) won by forfeit; 120 - Double forfeit; 126 - Brady Fritz (ST) won by fall over Garcia (N), 2:34; 132 - Tanner Probasco (ST) won by fall over W. Beard (N), 1:30; 138 - Colton Vest (ST) won by major decision over Saldana (N), 12-4; 145 - Jaret Probasco (ST) won by fall over Ferguson (N), 2:18; 152 - Bryce Ellenbecker (ST) won by fall over Calentine (N), 0:34; 160 - Isaac Judge (ST) won by forfeit; 170 - Josh Teisson (ST) won by fall over Durkop (N), 3:18; 182 - Peebles (N) won by fall over Taylor Boldt (ST), 2:44; 195 - Dalton Rosenberg (ST) won by forfeit; 220 - H. Beard (N) won by decision over Andrew Peters (ST), 9-7; 285 - Kyle Kucera (ST) won by forfeit.

Independence 82, Nevada 0

106 - Andrew Delehunt (I) won by forfeit; 113 - Jarrett Orr (I) won by fall over Dumbaugh (N), 1:01; 120 - Holdyn Griffith (I) won by forfeit; 126 - Jacob Wolf (I) won by fall over Garcia (N), 3:45; 132 - Tanner Erickson-Dale (I) won by fall over W. Beard (N), 1:38; 138 - Drew Davis (I) won by technical fall over Saldana (N), 15-0; 145 - Seth House (I) won by technical fall over Ferguson (N), 19-4; 152 - Andrue Wright (I) won by fall over Calentine (N), 0:27; 160 - Peyton Nolton (I) won by forfeit; 170 - Jake Juhl (I) won by fall over Durkop (N), 0:20; 182 - Nick Holt (I) won by fall over Peebles (N), 2:55; 195 - Elliott Ryan (I) won by forfeit; 220 - Matt McMillan (I) won by fall over H. Beard (N), 0:26; 285 - Lane McMartin (I) won by forfeit.

NEVADA - Nevada had a great evening in its first home meet of the season Dec. 10 as the Cubs swept Prairie City-Monroe and North Polk in a double-dual meet at the Nevada High School Field House.

Nevada defeated PCM by a 54-30 score and North Polk by a 42-31 margin to start off 2-0 both on the season and in Heart of Iowa Conference dual competition.

The victory over PCM saw Nevada compile eight pins. The Cubs also picked up one forfeit.

Luke Durkop, Gunner Lyon and Hunter Beard scored pins in the heavier weight classes for Nevada. Durkop downed PCM’s Dalton Schlangen in one minute, 54 seconds at 170 pounds, Lyon whipped the Mustangs’ Nathan Trausch in 1:30 at 195 and Beard took care of Luke Kramer in 1:48 at 220.

Cale Dumbaugh (113), Nick Walleser (120), Dennis Garcia (126), Wayne Beard (132) and Emilio Saldana (138) also came through with a win by fall for Nevada. Dumbaugh beat PCM’s Clay VanWyk in 4:58, Walleser ousted Jakeb Fenton in 1:58, Garcia toppled Kaeden Van Soelen in 3:49, Beard stuck Drew Johnson in 3:50 and Saldana knocked off the Mustangs’ Wyatt VanGorp in 3:42.

Colby Vincent received the forfeit win for Nevada at 285.

Nevada ended up with four pins against North Polk. The Cubs added three forfeit victories against the Comets.

Walleser pinned North Polk’s Royal Schwienebart at 120, Beard downed the Comets’ Sully Hartsook at 132, Saldana whipped Josiah Devalois at 138 and Brendan Sellberg manhandled Nick Williams at 160. Dumbaugh, Jay Calentine and Durkop received forfeits at 113, 152 and 70 respectively.

Nevada 54, PCM 30

160 pounds - Jarron Trausch (PCM) won by fall over Brendan Sellberg (N), 0:31; 170 - Luke Durkop (N) won by fall over Dalton Schlangen (PCM), 1:54; 182 - Clayton Welch (PCM) won by fall over Jacob MacVey (N), 1:22; 195 - Gunner Lyon (N) won by fall over Nathan Trausch (PCM), 1:30; 220 - Hunter Beard (N) won by fall over Luke Kramer (PCM), 1:48; 285 - Colby Vincent (N) won by forfeit; 106 - Chace Palm (PCM) won by forfeit; 113 - Cale Dumbaugh (N) won by fall over Clay VanWyk (PCM), 4:58; 120 - Nick Walleser (N) won by fall over Jakeb Fenton (PCM), 1:58; 126 - Dennis Garcia (N) won by fall over Kaeden Van Soelen (PCM), 3:49; 132 - Wayne Beard (N) won by fall over Drew Johnson (PCM), 3:50; 138 - Emilio Saldana (N) won by by fall over Wyatt VanGorp (PCM), 3:42; 145 - Xavier Miller (PCM) won by fall over Jay Calentine (N), 0:46; 152 - Lucas Roland (PCM) won by fall over Luke Ferguson (N), 2:00.

Nevada 42, North Polk 31

182 - Luke Jacobs (NP) won by fall over MacVey (N); 195 - Dalton Hutchinson (NP) won by decision over Trice Logsdon (N), 12-7; 220 - Jake Cory (NP) won by fall over H. Beard (N); 285 - Josh Krehbiel (NP) won by fall over Vinent (N); 106 - Double forfeit; 113 - Dumbaugh (N) won by forfeit; 120 - Walleser (N) won by fall over Royal Schwienebart (NP); 126 - Austin Smith (NP) won by fall over Garcia (N); 132 - W. Beard (N) won by fall over Sully Hartsook (NP); 138 - Saldana (N) won by fall over Josiah Devalois (NP); 145 - Cody Meiners (NP) won by major decision over Ferguson (N), 10-1; 152 - Calentine (N) won by forfeit; 160 - Sellberg (N) won by fall over Nick Williams (NP); 170 - Durkop (N) won by forfeit.